Lahore: Pakistan has reported 15 deaths in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 289,832. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,190.
According to the latest data from the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC), 617 people have been tested positive for COVID-19 within 24 hours.
In terms of individual cases, Sindh is still the province most affected by the pandemic, followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Islamabad.
Till now 126,425 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Sindh, 95,611 in Punjab, 35,337 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 15,401 in Islamabad, 12,321 in Balochistan, 2,199 in Azad Kashmir and 2,538 in Gilgit-Baltistan.
Furthermore 2,331 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Sindh, 2,185 in Punjab, 1,239 in KP, 138 in Balochistan, 175 in Islamabad, 61 in GB and 61 in Azad Kashmir.
So far, Pakistan has conducted 2,317,213 coronavirus tests and 17,612 tests in the past 24 hours. The country has recovered 270,009 coronavirus patients and 759 patients in critical condition.